I saw a video the other day that I thought was super interesting. It was about a guy who attempted to visit all 7 domestic United hub airports in one day. The 7 airports that he attempted to visit were (in order):
- Newark (EWR)
- Washington Dulles (IAD)
- Chicago (ORD)
- Houston (IAH)
- Denver (DEN)
- Los Angeles (LAX)
- San Francisco (SFO)
You guys know that I am a sucker for any kind of challenge like this, whether it’s jumping in all 5 Great Lakes in one day, or visiting every county in Ohio in 24 hours, or visiting the 67 counties in the 6 New England states.
Visiting 7 United hubs in 1 day
Back in September 2021, Jeb Brooks attempted to visit all 7 of the domestic United Hubs in one day. He posted a video of his travels. I won’t spoil you on whether he made it or not, so you’ll have to watch the video. It’s about 15 minutes long, but personally I found it pretty entertaining.
The route to visit all 7 United hubs in one day
You can see the route that he took in the Youtube thumbnail above, I was playing around with Google Flights, and I think this was probably the basic route
I couldn’t get Google Flights to do a 6 leg multi-city journey, so you’ll see that the last one (DEN-LAX-SFO) had a connection in it. In the video, he mentions that he had to book the ticket as 2 separate tickets of 3 flights each.
I definitely found this an interesting video, though I’m not sure I’m keen to try it out myself anytime soon 🙂
What’s your record for your most airports visited in one day? Leave it in the comments
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